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Diesel & Heavy Equipment

Program Type: Certificate in Applied Science

Program Level: UG

Division: Career & Technical Education

Program Duration: 24 months

Program Contact: Keith Mckenzie

Time: Day

Program overview

The Diesel and Heavy Equipment certificate program trains technicians to diagnose problems and to provide service and maintenance-related procedures to diesel and heavy equipment.

Entry Requirements

To see a list of entrance requirements for this program, please check the FDTC Course Catalog.

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Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of safety and environmental requirements in the transportation repair industry.
  • Demonstrate understanding of air brake systems.
  • Demonstrate understanding of preventive maintenance.